Citing NASSCOM, govt says 3.9-4.3 lakh direct lakh jobs created in startups founded in 2009-19
Citing a NASSCOM report, commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal told Lok Sabha that investments in start-ups were steady with $4.4 billion in January to September 2019 across 450 start-ups at a 5% year-on-year growth.
US body, COAI, others, question Trai's attempt to regulate cloud service providers
In its response to the Trai consultation paper on cloud se...
Nasscom joins hands with VIT to facilitate training
As part of its ongoing efforts to promote hiring across the industry and ensuring there i...
Indian tech firms are looking beyond traditional hubs to set up shop in the US
American headhunters also say that cities like Austin and Seattle are becoming technology hubs.
Jewar airport to put Noida’s commercial real estate market at par with Gurgaon
“We are in touch with Nasscom to showcase Noida better and change the perception of law and order among IT and software companies,” said Geetamber Anand, chairman of Noida-based ATS Group.
Top 5 IT firms’ hiring jumps 18% in first half
The five software services providers hired over 64,332 employees in the six months to September, compared to 54,642 people in the same period last year, according to an ET analysis of employee hiring at these companies. The digital business contributes to over a third of revenue for most IT companies.
As Alphabet chief, Pichai joins global CEO A-list
Founders Brin, Page step down; Pichai, who remains Google CEO, to run world’s third most valuable firm that currently faces regulatory scrutiny. Investors have rewarded Google stock, with the company’s market cap doubling to nearly $900 billion since Pichai took over. Pichai studied in IIT-Kharagpur before moving to Stanford University for his Masters.
Nobody joins him, people just cheer: Rajiv, MD of Bajaj Auto, on father Rahul Bajaj
Rahul Bajaj raised his concerns over lack of freedom of speech when it comes to criticising the BJP-led govt.
IT services, tech startups put India on route to AI: ETILC
For artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to run on big data, Indian companies require technology that will digitise and store data. Industry is now increasingly adopting this infrastructure. Since legacy systems are slow to change, they are the laggards.
We need to put reskilling on steroids in India: Debjani Ghosh, Nasscom
We need to ensure we have a talent surplus when it comes to digital skills.
Nasscom picks its top 10 innovative tech firms of 2019
he ten startups, which have been picked from Nasscom’s Emerge 50 awards finalists, are from a wide range of sectors including Software as a Service, retail technology, fintech, logistics, healthcare, cyber security, internet of things, etc. The startups will be felicitated at the Nasscom Product Conclave 2019.
Two years on, how Trump's BAHA law is making life tough for Indian H-1B seekers
The going has been tough for techies working on IT projects onsite, especially since April 2017.
Nasscom to help Karnataka to rewrite labour regulation
Nasscom’s will help the Karnataka govt rewrite labour regulation in a way that it aligns with the changing requirements of private businesses. The co will also bring more services online to reduce interface between industries &labour offices.
Over 1,300 startups added in 2019, over 8,900 tech-startups in India now: Nasscom
India also witnessed the addition of seven Unicorns this year till August taking the total tally to 24 - the third highest.
Geospatial industry leaders seek integrated geospatial policy under PMO-led agency
At present, India has as many as 17 national-level geospatial policies and rules (four in draft stage) under six ministries/departments. There are no clear guidelines on data sharing between various ministries and their departments. When a department gathers data for its own use, it doesn’t share the information with another arm of the government.
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